#SDGtalks featured Prof (Dr) R Sajith Kumar: Kerala's response to corona virus disease

On Friday, 10th April (3pm India time), the Sustainable Development e-Talks (#SDGtalks) series, co-hosted by CNS and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore, featured Professor (Dr) R Sajith Kumar.

Prof Sajith Kumar is Chief of Infectious Diseases and Head of Medical Education, Government Medical College, Kottayam, Kerala, India. He was the first medical doctor who began HIV care in Kerala when first case got diagnosed in the state, and has made indelible contribution to field of infectious diseases and medical education over the years. He is on Governing Council of AIDS Society of India (ASI - national body of HIV medical experts and scientists) and President of Association of Physicians of India, Kerala chapter.
Sustainable Development e-Talks (#SDGtalks), is a special series of online talks featuring insights from thought leaders on range of issues around sustainable development.
CNS and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Indore (India) are co-hosting these online talks and conversations with senior thought leaders (from India and around the world) on a range of issues around United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). SDGs enshrine promises made by India along with 193 countries globally to achieve by 2030. With 128 months left to deliver on these SDGs, these talks are aimed to promote eLearning, online knowledge sharing, information exchange, dialogue and debate and discussion, with respect for dissent, around sustainable development, where “no one is left behind”.

These talks are made possible with support from students of IIM Indore (work-from-home internship students) and CNS team during April-May 2020.